Hello BlackBerry Fans! In case you’re not following Research in Motion on twitter (@BlackBerry)  and you missed it, this week RIM is running a contest from Jan 8th till Jan 11th on twitter.

Research In Motion ‏@BlackBerry

Tweet ur 10-word #BlackBerry10 excitement stories for a shot at NYC evening Fan Event tix! #BlackBerry10NYC (must be in attendance to win)”

Details  about the contest can be found here.

But the Gist is RIM is holding a second event in NYC after the Launch event, there is a Fan Party!  To get into this Fan party all you have to do is be following @BlackBerry on twitter, and tweet a 10 word store to @BlackBerry about your excitement for BlackBerry10, make sure to include hashtag #BlackBerry10NYC,

Now if you win, not only do you get to go to a Fan event, but RIM is going to let you bring 2 Friends AND you’ll be getting an amazing  BlackBerry 10 smartphone! 30 prizes to be won!  (Winner and Guests must be 21+)

Pretty Great deal for those of you in the NYC Area! For those of you who aren’t in NYC don’t fret! RIM has yet to announce it,  but Starting Jan 14th until Jan 17th   RIM will be holding the exact same contest for Toronto. To enter you’ll need to do just as you would for NYC:

“tweet @BlackBerry a ten (10) word story telling us what you are most excited about for BlackBerry 10, and include the hashtag #BlackBerry10TO”

Check out the terms and conditions of the Toronto contest here!

One bonus thing for Toronto is  Winners and Guests can be 19. Pretty exciting stuff!  So get tweeting why you are so excited for BlackBerry!

Update: BlackBerry UK is going to share details for the other four locations!

@UK_BlackBerry “You could win tickets 2 the BlackBerry Experience Fan Events happening on 30/1 around the world. Follow us TOMORROW for details on entering.”